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1. mountain

noun. ['ˈmaʊntən'] a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill.

Synonyms

  • versant
  • mount
  • volcano
  • mountain peak
  • elevation
  • mountainside
  • alp
  • ben
  • natural elevation

Antonyms

  • clergy
  • distributive
  • orderliness
  • order

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Words that Rhyme with Mountain Pass

  • middle-class
  • smartass
  • contrasts
  • lambastes
  • forecasts
  • vanasse
  • umass
  • surpass
  • repass
  • outlasts
  • impasse
  • depass
  • alsace
  • plasse
  • plass
  • plas
  • morass
  • krass
  • kras
  • klass
  • klas
  • harass
  • grasse
  • grass
  • gras
  • glass
  • glas
  • crass
  • class
  • brass

2. pass

verb. ['ˈpæs'] go across or through.

Synonyms

  • cut across
  • go through
  • negotiate
  • fumble
  • squeak by
  • pass through
  • break through
  • cover
  • run
  • squeak through
  • pass over
  • work
  • overstep
  • locomote
  • pass across
  • move
  • get across
  • crack
  • traverse
  • muscle
  • crash
  • get over
  • cycle
  • negociate
  • go
  • trespass
  • cut through
  • cut
  • make
  • lock
  • blunder
  • transgress
  • track
  • move through
  • travel
  • infiltrate
  • transit
  • go across

Antonyms

  • stretch
  • increase
  • expand
  • appreciate

Etymology

  • pas (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. pass

verb. ['ˈpæs'] move past.

Synonyms

  • move
  • pass by
  • travel
  • run by
  • fly by
  • go by
  • skirt
  • surpass
  • go
  • zip by
  • locomote
  • travel by
  • go past

Antonyms

  • lengthen
  • strengthen
  • crescendo
  • ascend

Etymology

  • pas (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. pass

verb. ['ˈpæs'] make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation.

Synonyms

  • legislate
  • enact

Antonyms

  • gladden
  • defend
  • roughen

Etymology

  • pas (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. pass

verb. ['ˈpæs'] pass by.

Synonyms

  • go along
  • glide by
  • progress
  • slip by
  • slip away
  • move on
  • go on
  • pass on
  • vanish
  • go by
  • march on
  • lapse
  • fell
  • elapse
  • fly
  • advance

Antonyms

  • end
  • levitation
  • defeat
  • take office

Etymology

  • pas (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. pass

verb. ['ˈpæs'] place into the hands or custody of.

Synonyms

  • give up
  • slip
  • give
  • pass on
  • leave
  • hand over
  • entrust
  • relinquish
  • resign
  • trust
  • release
  • fork over
  • transfer
  • render
  • deal
  • confide
  • fork out
  • commit
  • deliver
  • sneak
  • free
  • reach
  • turn over
  • intrust
  • fork up
  • turn in

Antonyms

  • advance
  • function
  • come
  • no-go

Etymology

  • pas (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. pass

verb. ['ˈpæs'] travel past.

Synonyms

  • move on
  • go on
  • clear
  • pass on
  • march on
  • get by
  • top
  • overtake
  • overhaul
  • advance

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • disengage
  • inflate
  • accelerate

Etymology

  • pas (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. pass

verb. ['ˈpæs'] stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point.

Synonyms

  • be
  • run
  • go far
  • extend
  • go
  • range
  • lead
  • come
  • ray
  • go deep

Antonyms

  • unfold
  • enjoy
  • suffer
  • idle

Etymology

  • pas (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. pass

verb. ['ˈpæs'] come to pass.

Synonyms

  • go over
  • recoil
  • recrudesce
  • supervene
  • give
  • coincide
  • happen
  • hap
  • occur
  • come about
  • come up
  • result
  • bechance
  • recur
  • go on
  • transpire
  • turn out
  • materialize
  • come
  • shine
  • chance
  • synchronise
  • befall
  • operate
  • proceed
  • pass off
  • take place
  • come around
  • fall
  • go
  • intervene
  • backfire
  • contemporize
  • anticipate
  • backlash
  • fall out
  • arise
  • roll around
  • go off
  • strike
  • come off
  • develop
  • materialise
  • repeat
  • synchronize
  • betide
  • break
  • concur

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • fall
  • go
  • descend

Etymology

  • pas (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. pass

noun. ['ˈpæs'] (baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls.

Synonyms

  • base on balls
  • achievement
  • walk

Antonyms

  • block
  • recall
  • freeze
  • classify

Etymology

  • pas (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • passer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Example sentences of the word mountain-pass


1. Noun Phrase
Border crossings are available at most mountain passes in the Andes, but buses and cars usually stick to ones on the main highways.

2. Noun Phrase
Paso de Jama, the northernmost crossing, links the Argentine cities of Jujuy and Salta with Chile's San Pedro de Atacama through a mountain pass at nearly 14,000 feet above sea level.

3. Noun Phrase
Two of the largest and most visited lakes, Lake McDonald and Saint Mary, are located at the west and east entrances, respectively, and are connected by a mountain pass called the Going-to-the-Sun Road.

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